Aperion is an ancient Greek word meaning boundless or formless substance first described by the ancient Greek philsopher Anaximander. The Aperion Project is devoted to the production, recording and performing of various forms of music.
The musical output of The Aperion Project ranges from live improvised music to electro-acoustic studio projects. "All Music is Improvised" is a series of live improvised performances performed by:
Brandon Rizzo (Trumpet/Flugelhorn)
Gabe Patti (Saxophones)
Kevin Martinez (Bass)
Nick Alvarez (Drums)
Recorded 2006-2007 in Chicago.
All Music Is Improvised notes:
01 Seraphic Darkness is named after John Coltrane's "Seraphic Light" on his last studio recordings
02 Orgoreyn is a country in the book Left Hand of Darkness by Ursula K. Le Guin
03 Dispossessed is named after the novel by Ursula K. Le Guin
04 Karhide is another country in the book Left Hand of Darkness
05 Adrastrea is a minor Greek goddess
06 Erymanthian Boar the third labor of Heracles was to kill this boar
07 Anaximander's Lament is named after the pre-Socratic philsopher